Susan Epstein & Associates Strategic Consulting
Santa Barbara - San Francisco - Silicon Valley
Susan Epstein & Associates offers strategic management consulting services for foundations, nonprofit organizations, and businesses.
Susan is a social entrepreneur, a civil rights attorney, an early AI researcher, and an educator with more than 20 years experience developing and implementing impactful strategies and programs in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. She has successfully built and managed diverse teams, engaged stakeholders, leveraged technologies, led proactive policy formation, and managed financial systems. Susan excels in partnering with executive teams and managers to ensure that programs and practices are thoughtfully aligned with strategic goals.
She graduated from Stanford University where she studied computer science with a concentration in Artificial Intelligence and has a law degree from the University of Chicago Law School. Susan has served as an elected school board member in Santa Barbara County for the past fifteen years.
With two decades of experience in managing people, process and operations in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, she finds it rewarding to help businesses and agencies run more effectively. Success results not just from partnering with executive teams and managers, but also authentic participation and input from those most impacted, to ensure that programs and practices are aligned with strategic goals.